Gordon Keller School of Nursing records
Scope and Contents
The collection contains records of the Gordon Keller School of Nursing from 1940-1969. Records include scrapbooks, photographs, slides, newsletters, and newspaper clippings. The collection also contains the minutes, dated 1940-1951, of the Gordon Keller Alumnae Association. Due to their fragile nature, scrapbooks were disbound and the pages placed in folders.
- Created: 1910-1972
- Other: Date acquired: 05/00/1994
- Gordon Keller School of Nursing (Organization)
Conditions Governing Access
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Biographical or Historical Information
Gordon Keller Memorial Hospital, which opened in 1905 on Lafayette Street in Tampa, Florida, was named for Gordon Keller, a native of Georgia who moved to Tampa in 1883. In 1910, the School of Nursing was established. The program was absorbed by Hillsborough Community College in 1972. The hospital, which moved to Davis Islands in 1927, became known as Tampa Municipal Hospital and, in 1956, as Tampa General Hospital.
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17.03 Linear Feet
Language of Materials
This collection consists of scrapbooks, uniforms, photographs, slides, news clippings, textbooks, bulletins, nursing dolls, and minutes of the Alumnae Association, dated 1940-1969.
Source of Acquisition
Gordon Keller Alumnae Association
Method of Acquisition
- Hospitals Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Hospitals -- Florida -- Tampa (Fla.) Subject Source: Local sources
- Medical care—Florida—Tampa—History. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Nursing--Florida—Tampa. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Universities and colleges—Alumni and alumnae—Florida. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Gordon Keller School of Nursing records
- LH, 2005 / CD, 2012
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